Azoriano is an artist and designer born on the Portuguese island of São Miguel in the Azorean archipelago.
He travelled to the Portuguese mainland to study fine arts at the University of Porto. After fininshing his degree, he travelled and lived in different places abroad, where he experienced things which enriched him and informed his current work.
Later he returned to Portugal to study for a Master´s degree in Product Design at the Escola Superior de Artes e Design in Caldas da Rainha. There he had the opportunity to deepen his knowledge of ceramics which he explored in his final Master´s degree project. The result was pieces which explored his imagination based on mythological influences, in order to spred fantasy that he believes reveals some truth about us.
Currently he lives and works in Portugal.
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